Fossil Invertebrates Laboratory, USNM

ID: SIA2009-1806 and 97-3052

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1911

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 79, Box 9, Folder 1A

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A room in the Laboratory of Fossil Invertebrates, United States National Museum, now the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), East Wing, on the third floor, contains file cabinets, on which are open containers holding fossil objects, and bookcases. A woman sits in front of the bookcases.


  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • United States National Museum


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


This print is reproduced in USNM Bulletin 80, Plate 21, following page 116. There are many other photographs of the National Museum of Natural History in this location, as well as throughout RU79, Box 9.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 79, Box 9, Folder 1A

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


c. 1911

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  • Laboratory of Fossil Invertebrates (NMNH)
  • Women
  • Office Space
  • Laboratories
  • New Museums
  • Natural History Building
  • Natural History Building--East Wing


  • Photographic print
  • Interior

ID Number

SIA2009-1806 and 97-3052

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 6.5w x 9.5h; Type of Image: Interior; Medium: Photographic print

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